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Toronto Wolfpack owner endures bumpy ride this season but sees good things ahead

Toronto Wolfpack owner endures bumpy ride this season but sees good things ahead

TORONTO — David Argyle was some 5,500 kilometres away when the Toronto Wolfpack clinched the second-tier Betfred Championship regular-season title with a weekend win at Widnes Vikings. But the Wolfpack majority owner was watching.

Monday's Games

Monday's Games MLB American League Cleveland 7 Toronto 3 Boston 9 Tampa Bay 4 Houston 11 Oakland 1 Minnesota 8 N.Y. Yankees 6 Seattle 7 Texas 3 National League Colorado at Washington (postponed) St.
Calgary, Flames take another shot at a new NHL arena, agree to terms

Calgary, Flames take another shot at a new NHL arena, agree to terms

CALGARY — A new NHL arena in Calgary is closer to becoming a reality. The city, the Calgary Flames and the Calgary Stampede have agreed on terms for an event centre that would become the new home for the Flames and replace the 36-year-old Saddledome.
Mercado lifts Cleveland over Blue Jays 7-3 to spoil Borucki's return

Mercado lifts Cleveland over Blue Jays 7-3 to spoil Borucki's return

TORONTO — Ryan Borucki isn't in mid-season form just yet. Unfortunately for him, the Cleveland Indians are. The left-hander made his season debut on Monday after missing the first four months of the season with inflammation in his throwing elbow.
Saskatchewan Roughriders mascot Gainer the Gopher in hot water once again

Saskatchewan Roughriders mascot Gainer the Gopher in hot water once again

REGINA — Gainer the Gopher is in hot water once again. The Saskatchewan Roughriders mascot came under fire Saturday night for his actions during the club's 38-25 home win over the B.C. Lions.
Canadian Pompey staying positive through rehab stint for third concussion

Canadian Pompey staying positive through rehab stint for third concussion

Dalton Pompey needed an activity to quell his frustration after a fluke injury at spring training left him with yet another concussion. The Canadian outfielder found a good one on the Gulf of Mexico.
Cristiano Ronaldo won't face rape charge in Las Vegas

Cristiano Ronaldo won't face rape charge in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Cristiano Ronaldo won't face criminal charges after a woman accused the soccer star of raping her in his suite at a Las Vegas resort more than 10 years ago, a top prosecutor said Monday.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers' defence has been stellar so far this season

Winnipeg Blue Bombers' defence has been stellar so far this season

The offence has certainly been front and centre this season but the backbone of unbeaten Winnipeg's stellar start has been the Blue Bombers' defence.
Novillo leaves Impact after contract terminated

Novillo leaves Impact after contract terminated

MONTREAL — The Montreal Impact and Harry Novillo have agreed to mutually terminate the midfielder's contract. The 27-year-old Novillo appeared in 11 games, including five starts, in his first MLS season, recording one goal and two assists.
Former Canadian international Jamie Cudmore says time was right to come home

Former Canadian international Jamie Cudmore says time was right to come home

Jamie Cudmore says the time was right to come home.